OPEN POSITIONS

OPEN POSITIONS

A career with Hausfeld provides a distinctive opportunity to work at a different kind of law firm.

THE NETHERLANDS

  • Vacature Office Manager

Hausfeld Advocaten zijn per direct op zoek naar een enthousiaste en gedreven office manager die samen met ons de organisatie van het kantoor naar een volgend niveau kan tillen. 

Onze office manager wordt verantwoordelijk voor het in goede banen leiden van de organisatie en administratie van het kantoor. Wij zijn op zoek naar een professional met relevante werkervaring, die van aanpakken weet en die een grote mate van zelfstandigheid weet te combineren met het bewaken van overzicht en het aanbrengen van structuur.

Voor meer informatie.

Voor nadere informatie over de vacature zijn wij telefonisch bereikbaar op (+31) 020 520 7565.

US

  • Litigation Legal Secretary (Washington, DC)

Requirements: Minimum of (5) years Legal Secretarial and Litigation experience in a law firm. Proficient in the use of MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

This position is responsible for performing a variety of administrative and word processing duties while exercising judgment over work priorities with minimal supervision. Strong legal and administrative skills are essential, as well as the ability to multi-task and perform well under strict deadlines. Additional responsibilities include, preparation and submission of ECF filings, handling of general administrative duties such as travel arrangements, calendaring, expense reconciliation, time entry, meeting coordination with efficiency and in a proactive manner. Must have knowledge of citation/court rules and litigation procedures. Assist with other duties as assigned.

The candidate must be a team player who works collaboratively and cooperatively with others, highly organized, self-starter and extremely detailed oriented. Must be flexible to handle changing priorities, proactive, resourceful and efficient demonstrating a high level of professionalism. Ability to maintain and understand the attorney-client relationship is crucial in this role.

The team is friendly and sociable and we genuinely believe in what we are trying to achieve as a firm. This makes Hausfeld a refreshing place to work.

If you wish to apply, please email Staci Thompson at sthompson@hausfeld.com enclosing your resume  and cover letter.

The Firm requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should contact the Human Resources Department.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • 2022 Summer Associates 

Hausfeld is seeking applications for 2022 summer associates from second or third year law students to work as an integral part of its Washington, DC practice.

This position offers the opportunity for extremely substantive, interesting, and challenging work with recognized leaders in the plaintiffs’ bar. With more than 50 lawyers in the US, and more than 60 in Europe, the majority of whom work in antitrust, our expertise is unrivaled. In addition to antitrust, Hausfeld attorneys litigate mass torts, environmental threats, consumer protection, data breach, sports law and human rights cases. Our diverse team of attorneys has been appointed by federal courts to lead the nation’s most complex class actions.

Ideal candidates will have exceptional legal research and writing skills, and relevant background or interest in the firm’s practice areas. We are looking for candidates who are team players, self-starters, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities.

Interested applicants should provide a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample to summerassociates@hausfeld.com by August 27, 2021.

The Firm requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should contact the Human Resources Department.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Paralegal - Litigation (Washington, DC)

Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree plus: (5) years of Litigation experience.

Hausfeld, seeks a Litigation Paralegal to become an integral part of its busy but congenial Washington D.C. practice. Ideal candidates will have experience in all phases of litigation, including cite-checking and blue-booking, electronically filing briefs, trial, performing research using Westlaw and internet resources, managing document productions, managing the firm’s internal pleadings and correspondence files, deposition preparation, and strong writing skills.

Interested candidates must be a team player, highly organized, self-starter and able to multi-task while working under strict deadlines. Must be flexible to handle changing priorities, proactive, resourceful and efficient, demonstrating a high level of professionalism. Ability to maintain and understand confidentiality of the attorney-client relationship is crucial in this role. 

Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Düsseldorf, London, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension. The team is friendly and sociable, and we genuinely believe in what we are trying to achieve as a firm. This makes Hausfeld a refreshing place to work.

If you wish to apply, please email Human Resources at humanresources@hausfeld.com enclosing your resume and cover letter. 

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer

GERMANY

  • Personal Assistant (m/f/d)

We are looking for Personal Assistants to be based in our Berlin as well as in our Düsseldorf office. In this role, you will 

- assist with general assistance tasks for a small team,
- assist with digital file management and filing,
- handle invoicing 
- support with project-related correspondence, documentation and electronic document processing.

Your profile:

- training as a paralegal or foreign language correspondent
- confident handling of MS Office applications
- experience with document management systems is an advantage
- very good knowledge of English
- meticulousness and ability to work in a team
- relevant experience in a secretarial or clerical position would be an advantage

We offer:

- varied tasks in a nice team
- above average payment
- attractive working conditions (modern office space, fruit, etc.)
- capital-forming benefits and assumption of travel costs to and from work by public transport
- above-legal vacation entitlement

If you are interested in working in our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest starting date and salary expectations at: bewerbung@hausfeld.com

  • Research Assistant - Litigation / Antitrust

We are looking for immediate reinforcement for our team of research assistants for at least three days per week in Berlin or Düsseldorf.

Your tasks:

  • handling of extrajudicial and judicial proceedings
  • research activities
  • assistance on pleadings

Your profile:

  • one or two exams, with a fully satisfactory grade point average
  • very good knowledge of English
  • team spirit and organizational skills
  • interest in antitrust law and civil procedure issues
  • previous experience is an advantage, but not absolutely necessary

We offer:

  • acquisition of valuable procedural law knowledge
  • good working atmosphere in a creative and friendly team
  • insights into innovative, tech-supported law enforcement
  • attractive remuneration
  • employment starting immediately

Contact:

If you consider working in our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest start date and salary expectations.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at: +49 30 322903001

  • Research Associate - Litigation

We are looking for research assistants for the civil law department of our Berlin office starting immediately. 

Your tasks:

  • handling extrajudicial and judicial proceedings
  • coordination and guidance of non-lawyer employees

Your profile:

  • one or two exams, with a satisfactory grade point average
  • team spirit and organizational skills
  • interest in civil procedural issues

We offer:

  • acquisition of valuable procedural law knowledge
  • good working atmosphere in a creative and friendly team
  • insights into innovative, tech-supported legal enforcement
  • attractive remuneration
  • employment starting immediately

Contact:

If you are interested in joining our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest start date and salary expectations to

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at:  +49 30 322903001

  • Associate 

We continue to grow and are looking for an Associate in the area of antitrust damages for our offices in Berlin and Düsseldorf.

Your profile:

  • at least 2 years of professional experience in the field of antitrust law or litigation
  • Excellent exam results
  • preferably a doctorate and/or LL.M.
  • very good proficiency in English
  • interest in antitrust law and civil litigation issues

We offer:

  • a very nice and inspiring international team
  • the chance to work on groundbreaking proceedings before German and European courts and authorities
  • full-time or part-time possible
  • the job is remunerated at a level standard for large law firms

Contact:

If you can envisage working in our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest starting date and your salary expectations.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at: +49 30 322903001

  • Legal trainees and research assistants 

For our offices in Berlin and Düsseldorf, we are looking for legal trainees (f/m/d) with an interest in litigation/antitrust law.

Your tasks:

  • handling extrajudicial and judicial proceedings
  • research activities
  • assistance with pleadings

Your profile:

  • one or two exams, with above-average exam grades
  • very good proficiency in English
  • team spirit and organizational skills
  • interest in antitrust law and civil procedure issues
  • previous experience is an advantage, but not absolutely necessary

We offer:

  • acquisition of valuable knowledge
  • cooperation according to the level of education
  • good working atmosphere in a creative and friendly team
  • insight into innovative and tech-supported law enforcement
  • attractive remuneration

Contact:

If you are interested in joining our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your full application, including your earliest start date and salary expectations.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at: +49 30 322903001

  • Project lawyers in antitrust damages law

For our offices in Berlin and Düsseldorf, we are looking for immediate reinforcement by a project lawyer.

Your tasks:

  • preparation of sample templates
  • handling of out-of-court correspondence based on sample templates
  • conducting court proceedings based on sample briefs
  • coordination and guidance of non-lawyer staff

Your profile:

  • an accurate, reliable way of working including a quick grasp of the law
  • successfully passed state examination
  • result-oriented thinking and acting
  • team spirit
  • experience in litigation would be desirable

We offer:

  • a high degree of personal responsibility
  • attractive payment, time limit depending on the project
  • good working atmosphere in a nice team
  • free fruit and drinks
  • Recruitment starting immediately

Who we are:

Hausfeld is an international law firm with worldwide reputation for innovative solutions, especially in the field of antitrust law. As one of the leading litigation law firms, we resolve the most complex disputes for large corporations and also open up avenues for smaller companies to enforce their claims. Our dynamic team develops creative solutions, also using state-of-the-art legal tech.

Contact:

If you consider a temporary position in our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest starting date and salary expectations.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone: +49 30 322903001

  • Project lawyer in public law

We are looking for a temporary reinforcement by a lawyer as project lawyer in Berlin or Düsseldorf (full or part time):

Your tasks:

  • Participation in administrative law litigation in complex proceedings
  • Support in the preparation of pleadings
  • Research in the field of public law and civil law
  • Communication with clients
  • Support in project coordination
  • Guidance of non-lawyer employees

Your profile:

  • At least satisfactory state examinations
  • Experience in public law and/or litigation desirable
  • Accurate, reliable and self-reliant work ethic with a quick grasp of the issues at hand
  • Result-oriented thinking and acting Enjoy teamwork
  • Fluent in written and spoken English

We offer:

  • The opportunity to work on groundbreaking proceedings with international clients before German authorities and courts
  • A high degree of personal responsibility
  • Good working atmosphere in a very nice team
  • Short decision making processes
  • Employment with immediate effect

If you  consider a temporary position in our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest starting date and your salary expectations to: bewerbung@hausfeld.com.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

We aspire to build upon our diverse and inclusive work environment, rooted in valuing different viewpoints and collaboration. 

Testimonials

By joining Hausfeld, you will work within a team which has been recognised as leaders in their field.